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  1. 1. (RE)INSTALLING THE PATRIARCHAL SOCIETAL STRUCTURE A discourse analysis of the current attempts of prohibiting abortion in the state of Ohio

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Matilda Söderqvist; [2021-04-16]
    Nyckelord :Abortion; Backlash; Power; Hegemonic intervention; United States; Roe v. Wade; Reproductive rights; Pro-choice; Pro-life;

    Sammanfattning : Abortion is a highly debated topic, it has created a polarization between the ideologies of prochoice, the right to freely make your own choices, and pro-life, that all life has the right to be preserved. In the United States this debate is especially prominent, even though abortion is a right due to the Supreme Court decision of Roe v. Wade. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Modelling rare events using non-parametric machine learning classiers - Under what circumstances are support vector machines preferable to conventional parametric classiers?

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Författare :Lukas Ma; [2021-04-06]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : Rare event modelling is an important topic in quantitative social science research. However, despite the fact that traditional classiers based upon general linear models (GLM) might lead to biased results, little attention in the social science community is devoted to methodological studies aimed at alleviating such bias, even fewer of them have considered the use of machine learning methods to tackle analytical problems imposed by rare events. LÄS MER

  3. 3. THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN MEDIA AND THE VOLUME OF DEVELOPMENT AID Empirical Evidence from Swedish Negative Media Coverage on Development Aid during 2012 to 2019

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Ismail Bazine; [2021-03-31]
    Nyckelord :Development aid; Negative media coverage; Multilateral aid; Bilateral aid;

    Sammanfattning : Having independent institutions that make impartial decisions is a vital pillar of democratic societies. However, existing research claims that the media has an impact on the volumes of development aid. Although extensive research has been conducted on the relationship, there is a lack of studies that examine the topic out of a Swedish context. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The double-edged sword? A quantitative analysis of authoritarian stability in the digital context.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Daniel Pakzad Kasra; [2021-03-31]
    Nyckelord :Authoritarian stability; Modern Information and Communication technologies ICTs ; Repression;

    Sammanfattning : Ever since its introduction the relationship between the modern information and communication technologies (ICTs) and authoritarian stability has been a topic of discussion. We have witnessed how the tools these technologies brought with them have been used to mobilize protest and topple dictators, at the same time we are seeing how authoritarian leaders use the technologies for the benefit of their own through enhancing surveillance and propaganda efforts. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Influencers – den partiska nyhetsjournalistiken - En kvalitativ intervjustudie om påverkan av influencers hos unga tjejer inför partivalet i Sverige 2018.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation; Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Författare :Fanny Juhlin; Annie Månsson; [2021-03-04]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : Aim of thesis: This study aims to examine how young girls are affected by influencers talking about politics on their social media before elections. In recent times, it has become more common to see various parties and party leaders on social media. Especially ahead of the 2018 Swedish parliamentary elections. LÄS MER